Communicable Disease Information

  • Communicable Disease  (Enfermdades Contagiosas)

    Richfield Public School District has a communicable disease policy and guidelines.

    • School Health Service staff members have guidelines for health provider follow-up and school attendance for specific communicable diseases.
    • Minnesota law requires that health professionals (including school health personnel and the Bloomington Division of Health, which provides public health services to the City of Richfield) report certain communicable diseases to the Minnesota  Department of Health
    • School health service staff can track communicable disease trends.  Report any communicable disease your child develops to the school attendance clerk or school health service personnel.
    • For more information, see this helpful resource: https://www.hennepin.us/residents/health-medical/infectious-diseases

Communicable Disease Fact Sheets